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If it’s been a long week and you’re ready to kick back at home rather than venture out to the big screen, of if you’re trying to cut back on buttery popcorn, you’re still in luck; Hudak on Hollywood curates a list of our favorite (and not-so-favorite) films recently released on Blu-Ray.
Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Lorenzo’s Oil

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Lorenzo’s Oil

“The Tenant” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Lorenzo's Oil “Lorenzo’s Oil” has a first half that shows why some people become atheists, and a second half that shows how some people find their way to God. The movie, which is from 1992, starts off in 1984 and tells the...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Marriage Story

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Marriage Story

“Scoob!” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Marriage Story "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers.”—Dick the Butcher from William Shakespeare's “Henry VI,” Part 2, Act IV, Scene 2. I thought of this quote while watching writer-director Noah Baumbach’s...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: The Lady Eve

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: The Lady Eve

“The Swing of Things” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.The Lady Eve Barbara Stanwyck is a charmer. With her petite frame and inviting smile, she has a sweet, endearing, approachable, girl next door quality that makes her extremely likeable—even if the character she is...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Trolls: World Tour

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Trolls: World Tour

“Sweetness in the Belly” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Trolls: World Tour A great shock awaited me in the opening of “Trolls: World Tour.” No, it wasn’t the discovery that the land inhabited by Queen Poppy (voice of Anna Kendrick) and her best pal Branch (voice of...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Force of Nature

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Force of Nature

“Four Kids and It” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Force Of Nature With all of the pomp, circumstance, glitz, and glamor that comes with being a Hollywood movie star, it’s easy for us outsiders to lose focus on what is under that veneer. Before any of your favorite...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Murder by Decree

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Murder by Decree

“Portrait of a Lady on Fire” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Murder By Decree There’s a banter between Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson that, when done properly, is musical. The contrast between the flabbergasted Watson, played in 1979’s “Murder by Decree” by James...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: The Etruscan Smile

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: The Etruscan Smile

“Impractical Jokers: The Movie” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.The Etruscan Smile The opening credits of “The Etruscan Smile” waste no time. Just a logo and some company credits, then the directing credit for co-directors Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis. That’s it. We...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Brian’s Song

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Brian’s Song

“We Summon the Darkness” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Brian's SongSay the numbers “40” and “41” to a Chicago Bears fan and it’s an almost sure bet they’ll know who you mean. For the rest of us, these numbers belong to Gale Sayers and Brian Piccolo, two running...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Extra Ordinary

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: Extra Ordinary

“Robert the Bruce” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.Extra Ordinary Possessed cheese is a thing. At least it is according to “Extra Ordinary,” a comedy from Ireland about a driving instructor named Rose Dooley (Maeve Higgins) who also has the gift to communicate with...

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: The Invisible Man

Blu-Ray Pick of the Week: The Invisible Man

“Scorsese Shorts” is also new to Blu-Ray this week.The Invisible Man It’s been standard for a while for modestly budgeted motion pictures to use Toronto, Ontario, as a stand in for New York. The city structure, climate, and architecture are close enough to make it...